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John Wick 3: Chapter 3 — Parabellum (2019)

Third movies in the franchise are usually where all the air finally goes out of the balloon, but John Wick 3 does a great job of clearing the same bar set by its predecessors.

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Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)

gonna kick off this review with the stinging chill of full disclosure:  Pokémon is an…

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Shazam!
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Shazam! (2019)

Freewheeling and fun, Shazam! is a game-changer for the DC franchise.

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Dumbo (2019)

ith this live action Dumbo, Tim Burton builds bigger but not bolder, broader but not better….

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Mar Vell. Two words.
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Captain Marvel (2019)

Despite its sweeping sociocultural ambition, Captain Marvel largely succeeds as robust, straightforward entertainment.  A decent origin story,…

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Mortal Engines (2018)

The makers of Mortal Engines clearly went to great lengths to render a fully three-dimensional world, only…

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Robin Hood (2018)

“Forget everything you’ve seen.”  The awkward narration that opens Robin Hood asks a tall order of…

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Creed II (2018)

Creed II somehow manages to be completely entertaining, despite the fact that it’s the sequel…

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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)

Mad Max: Fury Road creates a world of magnificent desolation, where humanity skitters from one…

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Hunter Killer (2018)

My high school humanities teacher was an adorably quirky woman who had a saying:  “The…

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